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Leyla Gencer Vol 1 - 1954-1957


Release Date: 11/29/1995 
Label:  Myto Records   Catalog #: 951122   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyGiuseppe VerdiAlfredo Catalani,   ... 
Performer:  Leyla GencerFernanda CadoniGino Bechi
Conductor:  Gabriele SantiniTullio SerafinVincenzo BellezzaArturo Basile,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Naples Teatro San Carlo OrchestraItalian Radio Symphony Orchestra TurinItalian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano), Fernanda Cadoni (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Gabriele Santini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Naples Teatro San Carlo Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/11/1954 
Venue:  Live  Teatro San Carlos, Naples, Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Perché con tante cure..." 
2. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: O, how distressed I am! by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano), Gino Bechi (Baritone)
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Naples Teatro San Carlo Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/17/1954 
Venue:  Live  Teatro San Carlo, Naples, Italy 
Language: Italian 
3. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Vincenzo Bellezza
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Naples Teatro San Carlo Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/21/1955 
Venue:  Live  Teatro San Carlo, Naples, Italy 
Language: Italian 
4. Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1955 
Venue:  Turin, Italy 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "O cieli azzurri..." 
5. La traviata: Addio del passato by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1955 
Venue:  Turin, Italy 
Language: Italian 
6. La Wally: Ebben?... Ne andrò lontana by Alfredo Catalani
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Date of Recording: 04/1955 
Venue:  Turin, Italy 
Language: Italian 
7. Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1956 
Venue:  Turin, Italy 
Language: Italian 
8. La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Basile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1956 
Venue:  Turin, Italy 
Language: Italian 
9. Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384: Martern aller Arten by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1957 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Language: Italian 
10. Suor Angelica: Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1957 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Language: Italian 
11. Lucia di Lammermoor: Il dolce suono "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Alfredo Simonetto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1957 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Language: Italian 
12. Dialogues des carmélites: Mes filles, voila s'achève by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nino Sanzogno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953-1956; France 
Date of Recording: 02/10/1957 
Venue:  Live  Teatro Alla Scala, Milan, Italy 
Language: Italian 
13. Monte Ivnor: Non so, non so by Federico Rocca
Performer:  Leyla Gencer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Armando La Rosa Parodi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Milan
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/16/1957 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 
Language: Italian 

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